The Town of Swanzey (pop. 7,200) located in southwestern New Hampshire’s Monadnock Region seeks a qualified individual to serve as its next Tax Collector / Bookkeeper (the Tax Collector). The Tax Collector is an appointed supervisory position in the Finance Department, works under the general direction of the Finance Director, and supervises a part-time Deputy. This position is a critical member of the Town Hall’s customer service team and works closely with a number of staff members. The Tax Collector oversees the billing and collection of twice-annual property tax bills, quarterly water and sewer bills, and other finance duties primarily focused on accounts receivable. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting and five years’ experience in municipal finance or tax collection, or equivalent combination of skills and experience. Salary range for this full-time position is $45,300 to $56,600 and includes a competitive benefit package.
Interested candidates should review the full job description and posting on the Town website www.swanzeynh.gov and submit a Town application, cover letter, resume, and (3) references to Town of Swanzey, Human Resource Coordinator Edna Coates, PO Box 10009, Swanzey, NH 03446, or email@example.com. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and the successful candidate must be able to pass an extensive background check. The Town of Swanzey is an Equal Opportunity Employer.